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Dad’s Bajan Bakes Recipe

Bakes are staples of Bajan cuisine. They are mostly a breakfast food and they are even part of the inspiration behind a popular Soca music song....

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Return to Blogging 2019. Order and Routine.

Happy New Year! It's been ages since my last post I know but I'm back. I was afraid I'd never have time to return to blogging. I have been so incredibly busy! Thankfully, here I am. Blogging for me is a hobby. It's something I enjoy but I have a full time job too. I...

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Crop Over and Kadooment Day

It is Crop Over and Kadooment day in Barbados. Family and friends are out enjoying music, dancing and revelry in the streets. As they celebrate they pay tribute to the original festivals that marked the end of the harvest during the times of slavery. This festival...

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Historic Election in Barbados

June is Caribbean-American Heritage Month and for this first post I want to celebrate a historic election in Barbados, my home country. Barbados Formerly a British colony Barbados gained Independence on November 30th 1966. Today Barbados is one of the most developed...

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Meet Artist Maria Danil

Here is a post I have been looking forward to sharing for weeks now. I am so thrilled to have had the opportunity to sit and chat with one of my favorite artists and favorite people, Maria Danil. An Introduction to Maria Maria Danil is a Romanian artist...

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Michelle Hagen

Michelle Hagen

Wife, Mother, Writer

Welcome to Beach to Prairie. I’m a British born, Barbadian (Bajan) raised wife and mother living in North Dakota. I love the Bajan culture I was raised in and I celebrate it in this blog. I also love my life in North Dakota and sharing my experiences living here with my family. Grab a cup of coffee or glass of wine and let’s get to know each other. 

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Josh Hagen

Josh Hagen

Husband, Father, Writer, Artist

Author Josh Hagen has created fun reads for your little ones.  Check them out here at funlittlebooks.com. Available at Amazon.com Learn more About Josh here.

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